Brazilian military highly appreciate the Russian air defense complex "Pantsir-S1", but budgetary constraints do not allow to buy this vehicle. This was stated in interview RIA Novosti the Brazilian Ambassador to Russia Antonio Salgado.
"In terms of technological capacities, they (the military approx. "Of the tape.ru") very well respond about the Russian "Pantsir-S1". Unfortunately, a number of budget constraints does not allow us to carry out this transaction at this time", — said the Agency interlocutor.
The diplomat said that he knew nothing about the preparation of possible schemes for financing the supply of credit.
Talks on the possible supply of "Shells" in Brazil began in 2012. The Brazilian military was interested in this technique in the context of the future Olympic games in Rio de Janeiro for anti-terrorism air defense facilities to host events.
The amount of the potential contract was estimated at $ 500 million. However, financial difficulties still not allowed take the negotiations further Declaration of intent.
Anti-aircraft missile and gun complex "Carapace-C1" is created in the Tula instrument design Bureau. The first version was developed in the early 1990-ies by order of the Russian military, subsequently, the complex was completely redone in the execution of export order for the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
The complex is equipped with quick-firing 30-mm automatic guns and guided missiles, it is designed to work in the system of air defense facility near zone with a defence against low-flying stealth aircraft weapons (including cruise missiles). Currently, the "Shells" are in service in Russia, UAE, Syria, Iraq and Algeria.
The portfolio of orders of Rosoboronexport's contracts and agreements with India substantially exceeds four billion dollars. This was told by CEO Alexander Mikheev. According to him, the military-technical cooperation is one of the basic elements of Russian-Indian relations.
The defense Ministry hosted Russian-Indian Commission on military-technical cooperation, which the defense Ministers Sergei Shoigu and Arun Jaitly signed a roadmap for the development of bilateral relations. According to Shoigu, Russia is committed to exchanging experience in various fields of military Affairs.
The Murmansk regional court sentenced 16-year-old girl to eight years in prison and her 19-year-old man to 14 years and three months in prison for the murder of a schoolboy. The body of 30 stab wounds was found in 2016 in the entrance of a house. The murder was committed by his ex-girlfriend and her friend.
The Shanghai court ordered the company Yishidun International Trading, which is owned by two citizens of Russia, to pay 101 million dollars in fines, Bloomberg reported. The verdict was the first in China in respect of companies engaged in high frequency trading. The company illegally obtained the data exchange, said the court.
Rosalkogolregulirovanie prepared to implement the authority to regulate the tobacco market and supports the proposal. The head of the Department Igor Chuyan confirmed that "forces on the job enough." Currently, the matter is considered by the Ministry of Finance..
Oil company "Rosneft" plans to accelerate the process of digitalization of business and owing to this, principally to strengthen the control of material flows. The introduction of advanced technologies, the refinery will allow to predict a technical condition of industrial equipment, to prevent emergency situation.